‘Three consecutive wins’ leader Kim Sang-sik, director of Ginseng Corporation “There was a difference in concentration”
Anyang KGC Ginseng Corporation coach Kim Sang-shik, who has firmly maintained the league lead with 3 consecutive wins, showed his pride towards the players.
Coach Sang-sik Kim said at a press conference after winning the 2022-2023 SKT A-Dot Professional Basketball regular league away match against Goyang Carrot held at Goyang Gymnasium on the 2nd, “There seems to be a difference in concentration,” and “I gave two points to the opponent while playing switch defense. “I said don’t give 3 points even if you give it, but the players focused well,” he said.
Ginseng Corporation beat Carrot 82-65 on this day and won three consecutive wins, and also took the lead with 4 wins and 1 loss in the season head-to-head record.
The pain of losing in the 4th round last month was immediately repaid on this day.
Carrot, who is strong in the perimeter, threw 55 3-point shots and made 13, ahead of Ginseng Corporation (4 out of 22), but Ginseng Corporation made 30 2-point shots, more than twice as many as Carrot (12). put in
In particular, in the third quarter, Ginseng Corporation showed concentration on defense, tying the opponent to 11 points and scoring 28 points.
Ginseng Corporation, which widened the gap early, took 메이저놀이터 a leisurely victory without using veteran Oh Se-geun.
Coach Kim Sang-sik looked back and said, “It went in the opposite direction from the previous round. We pushed the defense hard, and we didn’t get many 3-point shots, but we played efficient basketball.”
He added, “Carrot goes in terribly when a 3-point shot goes in, so even if he allows it, he said to make it difficult by chasing it to the end. In the 4th quarter, (Carrot’s) 3-point shot went in a little, but the defense we prepared worked well.”
Regarding the performance in the 3rd quarter, he was satisfied, saying, “I am really proud of it. I think it is one of the ‘top’ games this season. I want to praise and thank you for not only attacking but also defending so well.”
Coach Kim also praised Yang Hee-jong, who grabbed 9 defensive rebounds, and Moon Seong-gon, who added strength in the offense and defense with 13 points and 9 rebounds.
He said, “I decided to leave Didric Lawson to Hee-jong. I said not to give him the outside, but Hee-jong did really well inside and outside. The same goes for Moon Seong-gon. All the players who played today rushed to win.”
On the other hand, Carrot’s coach Kim Seung-gi, who suffered defeat, acknowledged a clear difference in power.
Coach Kim Seung-gi said, “I tried to play a fun game, but it was not enough. This is the reality. I think Ginseng Corporation will have to be satisfied with one win.” threw out
He continued, “Our players have done well, but their condition is really bad. (Lee) Jeong-hyeon is also really bad, and there have been several difficult situations so far, but I think this is the most difficult. (Former) Seong-hyeon has endured so far. It’s also good,” he said.
However, for a while, coach Kim was determined to make Carrot a strong team like Ginseng Corporation.
He said, “I will definitely make Carrot like that (like Ginseng Corporation). After this season, next season will change again, and if it goes as planned, I will aim to win the next season.” “I think there is a chance,” he said.